Medicare typically covers hip replacement surgery, providing a doctor confirms the procedure is medically necessary.
If you have a bad hip and lower back pain, a new study suggests that hip replacement surgery may solve both issues at once.
A biceps tendon injury is a tear or rupture of connective tissue that connects the biceps muscle of the upper arm to bones at either the shoulder (proximal tendon) or elbow (distal tendon).
A variety of issues can cause knee swelling, including injuries and medical conditions such as arthritis. A person can treat some of these causes at home, while other issues require care from a doctor. In some cases, the cause of the swelling is chronic and requires long-term treatment.